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Vertigo Quintet

VERTIGO is a young and energetic band inspired by the music of Alexander Scriabin, Claude Debussy, Thelonious Monk, Charles Mingus, Miles Davis, Ornette Coleman, ECM, as well as Bjork, Bill Frisell, John Zorn and Radiohead. VERTIGO started in late 2002 as a project of musicians with an idea to play their own music their own way. The result is an atmospheric mix of free jazz, drum&bass and ECM - type modern jazz, with respect to the vast history of music.

Marcel Barta - soprano sax, bassclarinet
Born 1974. Graduated from Pilsen Musical Conservatory, specialisation clarinet & saxophones. By the age of 17 he played in the band Jazzgang. Collaborates with singer Zuzana Dumkova. Accompanied well-known jazz musicians such as James Moody (USA), Tony Lakatos (Hungary), Andrea Keller (Australia). Forming member of the band Vibe Fantasy (with vibe player Radek Krampl).

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Albums

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Metamorphosis
Animal Music
2011
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Vertigo Quintet &...
Animal Music
2008
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Vertigo Quintet
Vertigo Quintet
Amplion
2005
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